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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

Didier Merlin

Location: Decatur, GA
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2018 - September 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $138,318
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


D. Merlin Ph.D, Summary Our research program is directed toward understanding the pathogenesis of intestinal inflammation and formulating treatment strategies for intestinal inflammatory diseases such as IBD. Our work has been published consistently in reputable journals and cited extensively (December 20, 2017: h-index of 45). Our laboratory is familiar with a vast number of techniques, from nanotechnology to molecular biology to cell biology. Over one million adults and children in the US, inc...

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